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Safeway

Description: Photograph of the old Safeway Building, at 201 West Second Street. This building used to be Thompson's Lumber Company. Can see the railroad tracks running behind the building.
Date: 195?
Item Type: Photograph

Smith Motor Co.

Description: Photograph of Smith Motor Company, located at 406 Talbot Street, Taylor. Previously this was the Collins Motor Company.
Date: 1926
Item Type: Photograph

View South on North Main

Description: Photograph of the view south on North Main from Stromberg Hospital. Can see a sign for the Humble Gas Station back on the right side of the road, and vehicles in the road.
Date: 194?
Item Type: Photograph

West Second Street From Main

Description: Postcard showing the view of West Second Street from the intersection of Main & Second Street, Taylor. The building on the left side of the street is First National Bank. Can see horse-drawn wagons along side of the road. There is no correspondence on the back of the postcard.
Date: 189?
Item Type: Postcard

Moody Celebration on Main Street

Description: Photograph of crowds on Main Street, Taylor to celebrate Daniel Moody. It is not known if this is a celebration of Daniel Moody's election to Williamson County Attorney, or gubernatorial elections.
Date: 192?
Item Type: Photograph

Main Street Looking North

Description: Photograph of Main Street looking north from Second Street, Taylor. Note the wooden structures, and the Taylor National Bank in the lower right of the photograph. Streets in this period were unpaved. Horse-drawn wagons are transporting bales of cotton.
Date: 188?
Item Type: Photograph

Fourth of July Celebration

Description: Photograph of the Fourth of July Celebration in 1926, downtown Taylor. View is looking south down Main Street. Crowds of onlookers line the streets.
Date: 1926
Item Type: Photograph

Main Street Parade

Description: Photograph of the Main Street Parade, date and celebration unknown. The view is from 4th Street looking south on Main Street. Visible are onlookers and horse-drawn wagons and floats in the parade. Note the streets are unpaved.
Date: 190?
Item Type: Photograph

Trades Day

Description: Photograph of Trades day, on Main Street looking north. Main Street is packed with festival attendees and parked For Model T automobiles. Various businesses can be seen along the street.
Date: 1923
Item Type: Photograph

Seiders Children in a Horse-drawn Surrey

Description: Photograph of the Seiders children in a horse-drawn surrey, 1903. Taken near the Seiders residence in Taylor. Identified from left to right: Henry B. Jr., Emma & Alice. Photograph from the Seiders Family History.
Date: 1903
Item Type: Photograph

Troops Marching in Parade

Description: Photograph of troops marching in the Taylor Rodeo Parade, Sept 14,1950. Picture taken from office window of Dr. E.M. Krenek, Dentist at 217 1/2 N. Main Street, Taylor.
Date: 1950
Item Type: Photograph

200 Block North Porter Street

Description: Photograph of 200 Block North Porter St. showing the City Garage on the left, a hotel in the middle, and the railroad depot on the right. Note the Model T automobiles parked along the unpaved street.
Date: 1915
Item Type: Photograph

200 Block of Main Street

Description: Photograph of the 200 block of North Main Street, east side of block seen. The large building is the Taylor National Bank. A large number of cars are parked along the street.
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph

200 Block of North Main

Description: Photograph of the 200 block of north Main, on the east side looking south. There is a clear view of the sidewalk, pedestrians, and cars parked along the street.
Date: 1947
Item Type: Photograph

208 N. Main Street

Description: Photograph of 208 N. Main Street, Taylor. Note the patient on a stretcher being carried upstairs on the alley side of the building.
Date: 194u
Item Type: Photograph

100 Block of Main Street

Description: Photograph of the 100 block of Main Street, Taylor. The First National Bank is featured, with a traffic signal in the street intersection.
Date: 1947
Item Type: Photograph

100 Block of W. Third Street

Description: Photograph of the 100 Block of W. Third Street showing the north side, with Montgomery Wards, A&P Grocery, then Patterson Bros. and Taylor Savings & Loan.
Date: 1963
Item Type: Photograph

106 W. Third Street

Description: Photograph of 106 W. Third Street, Taylor. This location was the first home of City National Bank, then First State Bank & Trust, then a savings and loan.
Date: 1947
Item Type: Photograph

St. Mary's Catholic Church

Description: Postcard of St. Mary's Catholic Church, located at corner of Washburn and Fourth Streets, Taylor, Texas. Text at the top of the image says "Catholic Church, Taylor, Texas."
Date: 19uu
Item Type: Postcard
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